Full-time Political News Writer at NigerianMonitor – Iconway
NigerianMonitor is a leading Nigerian news site focused on politics, sports and trending global stories.
We are looking for a passionate individuals to join our political news team to cover stories in the build up the 2019 elections, to fill the vacant position below:
The Job : Political News Writer
Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp
- You should be a confident writer of investigative reporting and analysis and have a demonstrated history of producing stories that break news and attract national attention.
- You should be able to generate your own story ideas and tell stories about how Nigerian politics are playing out in ways large and small.
- Have a demonstrated history of producing stories that break news and attract attention
- Be able and eager to generate your own story ideas
- Have your own sources and an instinctive sense of how to develop new ones
- Write because you want to be read – and know how to get people to read your work
- Be self-motivated
- Be prepared to lead by example
- Be eager to both learn from and mentor other reporters
- Know how to cover sensitive topics with compassion and verve
- Be eager to collaborate with other reporters
- Have a wide range of interests, from hard news to entertainment
- Live for the thrill of being first to a story
How To Apply
Applicants should send their CV’s to: [email protected]